plastic waste

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Disposable plastic products to be banned in Ha Long Bayicon

Disposable plastic products to be banned in Ha Long Bay

Disposable plastic products will be replaced by products made of environmentally-friendly materials by business facilities in Ha Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh from September 1.

 
Action plan for marine debris reduction to be builticon

Action plan for marine debris reduction to be built

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
10/08/2019

The Government has assigned the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Vietnam Administration of Sea and Islands to design a national action plan on reducing marine debris towards 2030.

Hanoi says no to plastic bags, disposable plastic productsicon

Hanoi says no to plastic bags, disposable plastic products

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
03/08/2019

Enterprises in Hanoi have implemented many concrete and practical action programmes to prevent the use of plastic bags and disposable plastic products.

Health sector asked to minimise plastic wasteicon

Health sector asked to minimise plastic waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
02/08/2019

Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has signed an instruction asking organisations in the health sector to strictly minimise plastic waste.

Vietnam takes action to reduce plastic wasteicon

Vietnam takes action to reduce plastic waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
31/07/2019

Kristin Hughes, director of the Global Plastic Action Partnership, talks about solutions that are needed in Vietnam, which is a disproportionately high contributor of plastic pollution into the oceans.

Ha Long to pilot banning plastic products on tourist boatsicon

Ha Long to pilot banning plastic products on tourist boats

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
28/07/2019

Ha Long Bay Management Board has made an agreement with 15 service providers to pilot a ban on plastic products on tourist boats starting from August 1.

Vietnam vows to join efforts in marine debris combaticon

Vietnam vows to join efforts in marine debris combat

POLITICS
26/07/2019

Vietnam stands ready to join regional and international efforts in building mechanisms and regulations in order to promote cooperation in tackling marine litter, Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang affirmed on July 25.

Tax on plastic packaging proposedicon

Tax on plastic packaging proposed

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
21/07/2019

Warning about the increasingly high amount of plastic waste and the serious environmental consequences, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment will propose a tax on plastic packaging to limit production and consumption.

Plastic waste in Vietnam's coastal areas reaches alarming levelsicon

Plastic waste in Vietnam's coastal areas reaches alarming levels

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
19/07/2019

The recent tour to assess the amount of plastic waste, organized by IUCN and GreenHub, included four marine protected areas (MPAs) and national parks. The picture about plastic waste in coastal areas was clear.

“Reduce!” installation exhibition opens in Hanoiicon

“Reduce!” installation exhibition opens in Hanoi

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/07/2019

 Thousands of recycled and waste products have been put on display as a collection in an installation exhibition that is currently underway in Hanoi.

Plastic products gradually being removed from hotels, resortsicon

Plastic products gradually being removed from hotels, resorts

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
13/07/2019

Vietnam since early June has mobilized the entire society’s resources to reduce plastic waste. The country is striving to eliminate disposable plastics by 2025.

Vietnam's tourism sector fights against plastic wasteicon

Vietnam's tourism sector fights against plastic waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
08/07/2019

The Vietnam Tourism Association and its chapters in the northern mountainous provinces of Phu Tho, Hoa Binh and Son La provinces are scheduled to launch an anti-plastic-waste action programme from July 15 to 17.

Hanoi targets no use of nylon bags by 2020icon

Hanoi targets no use of nylon bags by 2020

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
30/06/2019

The capital city of Hanoi wants to be rid of all plastic and nylon bags in traditional markets by next year.

Photo exhibition ‘Save our seas’: Only action brings changes!icon

Photo exhibition ‘Save our seas’: Only action brings changes!

FEATURE
16/06/2019

Vietnam is listed among the five worst polluters of ocean plastic waste, discharging between 280,000 and 730,000 tons of plastic waste every year into the ocean, according to the United Nations. 

Vietnam works toward no plastic waste communityicon

Vietnam works toward no plastic waste community

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
14/06/2019

Vietnam has started a series of measures to reduce plastic waste, it was reported at a talks on the environment and plastic waste in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.

Exhibition showcases urban pollution in Vietnamicon

Exhibition showcases urban pollution in Vietnam

PHOTOS
13/06/2019

Many photos featuring Vietnamese people living with polluted air have been put on display at an on-going photo exhibition on plastic waste in Ho Chi Minh City. 

Say no to plastic waste campaign receives nationwide launchicon

Say no to plastic waste campaign receives nationwide launch

PHOTOS
11/06/2019

A national campaign to prevent excessive plastic waste was launched in Hanoi on June 9 with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in attendance.

Phu Quoc launches campaign against plastic wasteicon

Phu Quoc launches campaign against plastic waste

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENNT
09/06/2019

A campaign to promote the fight against plastic waste and release of aquatic species to the nature was launched in Phu Quoc island district of the southern province of Kien Giang on June 8.